Date: 08. - 11.06.2023

Attention: new deadline for abstracts: 10.05.2023


Location & Date

Date: 08.-11.06.2023

Place : Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, University of Prague, Klatno, Czech Republic

Registration here


- Hypoxia in Intensive Care

- Hypoxia in Aviation medicine

- Hypoxia in Diving and Hyperbaric medicine

- Hypoxia due to COVID-19, incl. mountaineering after COVID-19

- Work in isobaric hypoxia (fire protection systems)

- Mountain medicine (AMS, HACE, HAPE etc.)

- Hypoxia and altitude training

- Avalanche research

- Technology and validity of physiological measurement

- Risk and risk avoidance when staying in the mountains

- Workshop contributions for younger people

Scientific programme

Deadline for abstracts (posters and oral presentations):  10.05.2023

Younger students / researchers are invited to submit contributions.

All abstracts will be published in conference proceedings (ISSN registered) and selected papers in the journal Clinical & technology.

Call for abstracts

Students of the RWTH Aachen University earn 3 points for their qualification profile in travel and aviation medicine for participation (SFR018).


- Top three in Hypoxia and Mountain Medicine 2023 (3 awards - lecture based)

- Award of Clinician and Technology Journal (abstract based - full paper publishing)

- Award of the Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague

- Award of the Czech Society for Biomedical Engineering and Medical Informatics (oral presentation / poster based)

- Services for Research in Hypoxia and Sports 2023 (scientific comittee based)


Selected lectures will be published as full paper in Journal Promotion & Physical Activity 

All abstracts will be published in Clinican and Technology

Scientific committee

Congress President: Lenka Horáková, MD, DESA

Scientific and Program comittee

Prof. Ing. Karel Roubík, Ph.D. (Czech Technical University, Fac. of Biomedical Engineering, Czech Republic)

Lenka Horáková, MD, DESA (Czech Technical University, Czech Republic)

Jana Kubalová, MD (ZZS Brno, Czech Republic)

Prof. Dr. med. Thomas Küpper (RWTH Aachen University, Germany), 

Dr. med. Raimund Lechner, MD, DESAIC (German Military Hospital Ulm, Germany)

Agata Nowak-Lis, Ph.D. (Jerzy Kukuczka Academy of Physical Education, Katowice, Poland)

Jakub Ráfl, Ph.D. (Czech Technical University, Czech Republic)

Prof. Dr. med. Jozef Rosina, Ph.D., MBA (Czech Technical University, Czech Republic)

Karel Sýkora, Ph.D. (Charles University, Czech Republic)

Prof. Dr. med. Markus Tannheimer (University of Ulm, Germany)

Prof. Dr. med. Hans-Volkhart Ulmer (University of Mainz, Germany)

Assoc. prof. Tadej Debevec, Ph.D. (Faculty of Sports, Univ. Ljubljana, Slovenia)

Dr. hab. prof. nadzw. Zbigniew Szyguła (Akademia Wychowania Fizycznego, Kraków)

Organising committee (in alphabetical order):

Ladislav Bís, BS (Czech Technical University, Czech Republic)
Bianca Hartmann (RWTH Aachen University, Germany)

Jakub Ráfl, Ph.D. (Czech Technical University, Czech Republic)

Veronika Ráfl-Huttová, MS (Czech Technical University, Czech Republic)

Ida Skopalova, MS (Czech Technical University, Czech Republic)

TBD (PL): Health Promotion & Physical Activity Journal

Simon Walzel, MS (Czech Technical University, Czech Republic)